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Julian Burnside
Barrister, supporter of the arts. Very troubled by climate change and our mistreatment of asylum seekers.
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Adam Bandt 26m
The will push to have the Australian Parliament declare a climate emergency this year.
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Nick McKim 30m
For the men and women detained on Manus Island and Nauru, it has been
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Really? And you are in our Parliament. God save us. Have a look at some of the photographs of the Earth, taken from the moon.
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💧Sarah Hanson-Young💚 24h
If an Australian Senator can have their passport confiscated and be deported after seeking to investigate Australia’s offshore detention camps, what hope is there that refugees in Manus & Nauru are getting a fair go? This is a disgrace.
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Julian Burnside Jul 18
'A culture of secrecy': PNG deports Australian senator after Manus Island visit via
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Julian Burnside Jul 15
Come and hear Mark Isaacs & me in conversation tonight about a remarkable and unlikely peace project in Afghanistan. We will discuss Mark's book, The Kabul Peace House Readings, Hawthorn, tonight
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Julian Burnside Jul 15
In 1974 politicians imposed new norms of conduct (honesty) on companies, with the Trade Practices Act It’s time they did the same to themselves
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Julian Burnside Jul 15
Seriously? Do you really think a major finance company should have a wrong address on its website? Is that OK, in your opinion?
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Julian Burnside Jul 15
Pauline Hanson doesn't want tourists prevented from climbing on Uluru. For her, nothing is sacred
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Julian Burnside Jul 15
How hopeless is Citibank? My wife was told to take passport to their office in order to renew her credit card. Website gives address as 235 Little Bourke Street Melbourne. But they aren't there. So she tried to cancel the card: they need photo ID to do that. Really? Hopeless
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💧Prof Kerryn Phelps AM Jul 13
It is extraordinary indeed that change deniers remain in Australian politics!
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Michele McKenzie Jul 13
Epstein had sex with children.
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Andrew Mercado Jul 12
Hi So you're "gobsmacked" to hear Acknowledgement to Country on regional flight? Then don't ever come to my regional cinema because we do that before every session, because of something you would nothing about - RESPECT RT if you want more cinemas to do this
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Julian Burnside Jul 13
14 July 1789: Bastille day, the French Revolution begins. 14 July 1858 Suffragette Emmeline Pankhurst was born
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Julian Burnside Jul 12
“Nobody cares, nobody ever gives us any update.” YOUR government leaves innocent people to die in detention
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Julian Burnside Jul 12
Can the negligence of the Department and its sub-contractors get any worse? This guy was supposed to have been released 5 months ago. Afghan man dies at Melbourne immigration detention centre
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Julian Burnside Jul 12
Just one bit of cruelty after another... Some good-hearted Aussies tried to bring this kid a cake for her 2nd birthday, but weren't allowed to give it to her Detention centre denies two-year-old Tamil girl a birthday cake
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Julian Burnside Jul 10
claims to be a Christian but that makes him a hypocrite. And he’s too gutless to discuss his cruel treatment of refugees with Kon, who is a genuine humanitarian
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Fr Rod Bower Jul 9
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Julian Burnside Jul 9
2.With witness accounts of seven deaths in detention, Zable and Boochani bring to light the atrocities that are being committed in our name. How can sit on his laurels and let this happen? We need an
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